2015 Acura TLX
The 2015 Acura TLX is a brand-new model which is going to be launched this year. This whole-new model takes its place in Acura’s line up replacing two models – TL and TSX. This mid-size sedan will be some kind of a fusion of these two outgoing models and it will stand between entry-level ILX and flagship RLX in Acura’s luxury sedan line up.
2015 Acura TLX changes
New model will look in the same style as other Acura’s sedans. Since it is between ILX and RLX, it is expected to use many ideas and features from bigger RLX. It will be lighter than TL, also a little bit tighten up, in terms of overall length and front/rear overhangs. The extra attractive look to 2015 Acura TLX will give the combination LED headlights and LED outlined side mirrors. This will provide fantastic illuminated aura during night driving.
This goes as standard equipment, alongside with led taillights. Although TLX will be smaller than TL, it will provide same size inside. It will be big enough to accommodate five passengers. Also, it will have improved inside materials and features such as leather and heated seats, navigation system, cruise control system and several safety systems. The 2015 Acura TLX will several levels of package but it is still not specified content of each package.
2015 Acura TLX engine
Two engines are prepared for 2015 TLX. The first one is 2.4 liter four-cylinder which makes 205 hp. Second engine is 3.5 liter V6 with 290 horses and it will be use also for AWD variant. Transmission will be 8-speed dual-clutch for 2.4 and 9-speed automatic transmission with Sequential SportShift for V6 version. Both engines have VCM (Variable Cylinder Management) technology which will provide excellent fuel economy. The company also claims that there will be no difference in consumption between AWD and FWD variants. It is expected 28 mpg combined for four-cylinder and 25 mpg combined for V6 variant (both AWD and FWD).
2015 Acura TLX release date and price
Acura planned to release 2015 TLX already this May but you will have to wait little more. Fortunately, this delay won’t be long so TLX 2015 will be available late this summer. Price is still unknown but it is expected new model to cost less than outgoing TL.